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The Craft Brew Races is a 5k road race followed by a local craft beer festival. The series will have six stops in 2014 with a race in each New England state. Runners and walkers are welcome to participate in the 5k. The post race beer festival will be open to non-runners as well and aseparate ticket is available on our website. The craft beer festival will be held immediately following the race featuring 20+ local breweries. This is a 21+ event.
The festival will feature not only great local beer, but local food vendors and live music as well.
The New Haven event will be held on August 2 with the start, finish and Brew Fest all taking place at Edgewood Park in New Haven.
The Craft Brew Races is an exclusively 21+ event. Minors, children, toddlers and infants are prohibited from the race and the festival. Pet’s and strollers are also 100% prohibited.
|Fees||5k + Brew Festival||Brew Festival||Designated Driver|
Thru July 5
Thru July 30
5k + Brew Festival fees include entry into the 5k, official Craft Brew Races finishers' medal, pint glass AND entry into the Brew Festival for unlimited sampling of over 20 local craft breweries!
Brew Festival tickets allow for entry into the Brew Festival for unlimited sampling of over 20 local craft breweries and a complimentary event pint glass.
Designated Driver tickets allow for entry into the Brew Festival for food and non-alcoholic beverages, live music and a complimentary event pint glass.
The 5k will begin at 12:00 p.m. at Edgewood Park and the brew festival will open up at 12:30 p.m. to non runners.
Registered participants will receive a race bib and timing chip at registration:
August 1: Trailblazer (map) - 5:00 p.m - 8:00 p.m
August 2 (Race Day): Edgewood Park in New Haven (map)- 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Runners can pick up their bib and timing chip on race day, however it is strongly recommended that all runners attend Friday registration at Trailblazer to alleviate race day delays.
At every event we will offer a grand prize to the largest team and we will also give an award to the fastest team. Fastest team time will be based on the top three times with at least one male and one female participant tallying.
Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers at each event. Every race participant will receive an official finisher's medal.
Brewsees will be providing a pair of glasses to the top 3 male and female winners.
Not a runner but would like to attend the brew festival for free? Sign up to be a volunteer at any Brew Races venue to help with race registration and/or course marshalling and as soon as the run is complete join your running buddies at the festival! All volunteers get a T-shirt. Space is limited.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
The Brew Fest will begin at 12:30 p.m. at the Edgewood Park in New Haven (map) and is open to all 21+ race registrants after the race, in addition to those who purchased tickets for just the Brew Fest portion of the event.
The Brew Fest is a 21+ event and we urge all attendees to enjoy their time responsibly. We recommend participants designate a sober driver and we are happy to offer admittance to all designated drivers for $15.00 whereupon they can enjoy the festivals' great atmosphere, food and live music and offer you a safe ride home.
We're excited to offer select apparel for sale in advance of the Craft Brew Races events at our online shop. Items will also be available for purchase onsite.
The race and brew fest will be held at Edgewood Park in New Haven (map)
Parking is available at the lots on 114 Farmham Avenue (map). The lot is a short distance from Edgewood Park so please reference the course map and allow yourself enough time on race morning to park, check in, and get to the starting area.
For reservations please contact our partner hotels directly and reference the "Craft Brew Races" for our partner rate.
Clarion Hotel & Suites | Hamden
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Best Western PLUS North Haven Hotel
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All participants of the 5k must provide their ID's after the race in order to attend the festival. Additionally, all attendees who did not race must also provide their ID's for admittance.